Fairfield, ME- Lorraine J. MacArthur, 77, passed away on December 20, 2017, with her family be her side.\r\n\r\nShe was born in Gardiner, ME on October 14, 1940, she was raised by her mother and step father Beatrice and Joseph Pelletier.\r\n\r\nLorraine held numerous jobs around the country throughout her life until her retirement from Bath Iron Works.\r\n\r\nLorraine loved arts and crafts, she enjoyed sewing, needle work, and ceramics. At one-point Lorraine had her own ceramic shop where she taught ceramic classes. Lorraine was also a lifetime member of the VFW Women’s Auxiliary and the Disabled American Veterans. \r\n\r\nShe was predeceased by her mother and step-father.\r\n\r\nLorraine is survived by her husband Robert C. MacArthur; three sons, Michael, Mitchell, and Robert; two daughters, Lillian and Valerie; sister Irene Bellows; brother Joseph Matthews of Hawaii; 18 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.\r\n\r\nAt Lorraine’s request there will be no services. Internment will be held in the spring at Brookside Cemetery in Rome, ME.\r\n\r\nIn lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Kennebec Federal Savings Bank in Lorraine MacArthur’s trust. \r\n\r\n An online guestbook may be signed and memories shared at: www.lawrybrothers.com \r\n\r\nArrangements are by Lawry Brothers Funeral & Cremation Care, 107 Main St., Fairfield, ME.